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Old Dominion Tuition & Cost

Norfolk, Virginia

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Virginia Resident Sticker Price

In State Costs for Old Dominion University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$3,771
Room and Board $12,988
Other Expenses Budget$3,000

Out of State Resident Sticker Price

Out of State Costs for Old Dominion University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,300
Other Fees$3,771
Room and Board $12,988
Other Expenses Budget$3,000

In-State Tuition

In-state tuition at Old Dominion University for undergraduate students residing in Virginia is $7,029. Room and board charges total $12,988 per year. Students will also need to budget for books and supplies, which typically amount to $1,300 annually. Other administrative or academic fees are $3,771 for the year. Additionally, students should plan an estimated $3,000 for other miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. In sum, residents attending Old Dominion University full time should expect a total annual cost of $28,088.

Out-of-State Tuition

Undergraduate tuition at Old Dominion University is $26,664 for out-of-state students. Additionally, out-of-state students are charged $12,988 for room and board, $1,300 for textbooks and educational resources, plus fees of $3,771. Students are advised to budget $3,000 for other expenses. When these costs are combined, annual out-of-state charges total $47,723. This figure is 69.9% higher than what Virginia residents pay.

All price data is sourced from the 2021/2022 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

The average reported annual net price for Old Dominion University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $17,162 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending Old Dominion University, once common grants and scholarships have been taken into account. It's important to note that this net price can fluctuate based on factors such as family income and individual financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020

Net Price by Income Old Dominion University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$13,335
$30,001 to $48,000$13,574
$48,001 to $75,000$16,954
$75,001 to $110,000$20,919
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Financial Aid

93% of full-time undergrad Old Dominion University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,697 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 66% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,600 and 10% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $15,313.

Finanical Aid Old Dominion University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,697 93%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $4,208 69%
Pell Grants $4,909 45%
Other Federal Grants $989 10%
State and Local Grants $5,186 38%
Federal Student Loans $5,600 66%
Other Student Loans $15,313 10%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Old Dominion University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $43,020. The loan balance of $43,020 is a four year multiple of the $10,755 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $456 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.99%.

Example Loan $43,020
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $456.08
Total Interest Paid $11,710.03
Sum of All Loan Payments $54,730.03

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price

Year Virginia Residents Non Residents
1 $28,088 $47,723
2 $28,708 $48,777
3 $29,342 $49,854
4 $29,990 $50,955

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Old Dominion University to be $112,352 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 2.2% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Old Dominion University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Virginia Residents $360 $1,080 $1,440
Out of State Residents $1,032 $3,096 $4,128

Estimated cost for a class at Old Dominion University based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Old Dominion University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Old Dominion University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232982 IPEDS survey data for Old Dominion University.